A Seasonal Land Rehabilitation Support Technician position is available with Colorado State University (CSU) and the Center for Environmental Management of Military Lands (CEMML), and will be located at Fort Hunter Liggett, California.
To learn more about CEMML’s contributions to land management, our mission, vision, and values, visit http://www.cemml.colostate.edu/.
Fort Hunter Liggett is an approximately 161,000-acre United States Army Reserve installation located in Monterey County, California. The installation is located in the Santa Lucia Mountain Range of the outer South Coast Mountain ranges. Installation lands include annual and perennial grasslands, oak savannas and woodlands, mixed evergreen forest, coastal scrub and chaparral on a variety of contours.
REQUIRED: A high school degree with a minimum of six continuous months of specialized experience in land rehabilitation or the use of light and heavy equipment typically associated with land rehabilitation projects (e.g., heavy -- trucks, trailers, hydroseeders, tractors, and light equipment--irrigation, chainsaws, associated motorized equipment etc.). Must have or be able to obtain and maintain a valid driver’s license. Must be able to work in field conditions including rugged terrain and extreme weather (low humidity, extreme heat) as well as be able to repeatedly lift at least 50 pounds. Must maintain a current driver’s license for the location. The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the United States by the proposed start date; CEMML will not provide visa sponsorship for this position.
PREFERRED: Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Experience with programs similar to the U.S. Army’s Sustainable Range Management and Integrated Training Area Management. California CDL. Familiarity with California Central Coast vegetation or similar vegetation type. Experience with vegetation monitoring techniques and applications. Experience working on military installations. Experience with the use of global position systems (GPS).
PAY RATE and DURATION
Pay rate is commensurate with experience and qualifications. Work is for up to 9 months.
Email each of the items below individually as a Word Document (.doc), PDF (.pdf), or Rich Text Format (.rtf) to Jessica.Horvath@colostate.edu. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please note that incomplete applications cannot be considered. Please remove social security numbers and birthdates from application materials. A complete application consists of:
1) Statement of Qualifications (letter addressing each qualification described in announcement as well as list of equipment experience)
3) Three references (contact information for professional references including at least one supervisor, references will not be contacted without prior notification of candidates)
Background checks are completed on all final applicants. EO/EA/AA employer